Kentucky

U.S. Congress (Total Seats: 2 U.S. Senators, 6 U.S. Representatives)
Anne Northup (R) U.S. Representative 1997-2006                    
Katherine Gudger Langley (R) U.S. Representative 1927-1931
 
Jenean Hampton (R) Lieutenant Governor 2016-present
Allison Ball (R) State Treasurer 2016-present
Alison Lundergan Grimes (D) Secretary of State 2012-present
Crit Luallen (D)4 Lieutenant Governor       2014-2015
Statewide Elective Executives (Total Positions: 8)
Crit Luallen (D) State Auditor 2004-2013
Elaine Walker (D)3 Secretary of State 2011
Frances Jones Mills (D) State Treasurer 1976-1979; 1984-1987; 1992-1995
Martha Layne Collins (D) Governor 1984-1987
Alice McDonald (D) Sup. of Pub. Instr. 1984-1987
Mary Ann Tobin (D) State Auditor 1984-1987
Martha Layne Collins (D) Lt. Governor 1980-1983
Frances Jones Mills (D) Secretary of State 1980-1983
Thelma L. Stovall (D) Lt. Governor 1976-1979
Thelma L. Stovall (D) Secretary of State 1956-1959; 1964-1967; 1972-1975
Mary Louise Foust (D) State Auditor 1956-1958; 1970-1974
Leila Feltner Begley (D)2 Secretary of State 1970-1971
Thelma L. Stovall (D) State Treasurer 1960-1963; 1968-1971
Pearl Frances Runyon (D)1 State Treasurer 1949-1956
Sara W. Mahan (D) Secretary of State 1932-1935
Emma Guy Cromwell (D) State Treasurer 1928-1931
Ella Lewis (D) Secretary of State 1928-1931
Emma Guy Cromwell (D) Secretary of State 1924-1927
  1. Runyon was appointed in 1949.
  2. Begley was appointed in 1970.
  3. Walker was appointed in 2011.
  4. Luallen was appointed in 2014.
State Legislature
Year State
Rank
 

Senate
Total
Women/
Total
Senate
 

House
Total
Women/
Total
House
Total
Women/
Total
Legis.
 
%
Total
Women
D R D R
2019 42 2 2 4/ 38 18 8 26/ 100 30/ 138 21.7
2018 42 2 2 4/ 38 10 9 19/ 100 23/ 138 16.7
2017 42 2 2 4/ 38 9 10 19/ 100 23/ 138 16.7
2016 42 2 2 4/ 38 10 8 18/ 100 22/ 138 15.9
2015 43 2 2 4/ 38 11 8 19/ 100 23/ 138 16.7
2014 37 2 4 6/ 38 10 9 19/ 100 25/ 138 18.1
2013 40 2 4 6/ 38 10 8 18/ 100 24/ 138 17.4
2012 38 3 3 6/ 38 11 9 20/ 100 26/ 138 18.8
2011 39 3 3 6/ 38 11 9 20/ 100 26/ 138 18.8
2010 45 3 4 7/ 38 11 4 15/ 100 22/ 138 15.9
2009 45 3 4 7/ 38 11 4 15/ 100 22/ 138 15.9
2008 47 1 4 5/ 38 10 3 13/ 100 18/ 138 13.0
2007 49 1 4 5/ 38 9 2 11/ 100 16/ 138 11.6
2006 48 1 4 5/ 38 8 3 11/ 100 16/ 138 11.6
2005 48 1 5 6/ 38 8 3 11/ 100 17/ 138 12.3
2004 48 0 4 4/ 38 9 2 11/ 100 15/ 138 10.9
2003 48 0 4 4/ 38 9 2 11/ 100 15/ 138 10.9
2002 47 0 4 4/ 38 9 2 11/ 100 15/ 138 10.9
2001 47 0 4 4/ 38 9 2 11/ 100 15/ 138 10.9
2000 47 0 4 4/ 38 10 2 12/ 100 16/ 138 11.6
1999 47 0 4 4/ 38 10 2 12/ 100 16/ 138 11.6
1998 49 0 2 2/ 38 7 4 11/ 100 13/ 138 9.4
1997 49 0 2 2/ 38 7 4 11/ 100 13/ 138 9.4
1996 49 0 2 2/ 38 5 4 9/ 100 11/ 138 8.0
1995 49 0 2 2/ 38 5 4 9/ 100 11/ 138 8.0
1994 49 1 0 1/ 38 5 2 7/ 100 8/ 138 5.8
1993 50 1 0 1/ 38 4 2 6/ 100 7/ 138 5.1
1992 49 1 0 1/ 38 3 4 7/ 100 8/ 138 5.8
1991 49 1 0 1/ 38 2 4 6/ 100 7/ 138 5.1
1990 47 2 0 2/ 38 3 3 6/ 100 8/ 138 5.8
1989 49 1 0 1/ 38 3 3 6/ 100 7/ 138 5.1
1988 47 2 0 2/ 38 3 3 6/ 100 8/ 138 5.8
1987 48 2 0 2/ 38 3 2 5/ 100 7/ 138 5.1
1986 45 2 0 2/ 38 5 2 7/ 100 9/ 138 6.5
1985 45 2 0 2/ 38 5 2 7/ 100 9/ 138 6.5
1984 42 2 0 2/ 38 7 1 8/ 100 10/ 138 7.2
1983 42 2 0 2/ 38 7 1 8/ 100 10/ 138 7.2
1981 38 2 0 2/ 38 7 1 8/ 100 10/ 138 7.2
1979 36 - - 1/ 38 - - 8/ 100 9/ 138 6.5
1977 36 - - 1/ 38 - - 7/ 100 8/ 138 5.8
1975 43 - - 2/ 38 - - 3/ 100 5/ 138 3.6